Leroy Hassell

Leroy Hassell

Leroy Rountree Hassell, Sr. , was a Justice of the Virginia Supreme Court and the first African-American Chief Justice of that Court, serving two four-year terms from February 1, 2003, to January 31, 2011. He was succeeded by the current Chief Justice, Cynthia D. Kinser. Wikipedia*

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Leroy Hassell has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2003 Speech. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2006 with an average of 284 views per program. Most common tag: Virginia.

Appearances by Title:c. November 24, 2003 - Present Chief Justice, Virginia Supreme Court Videos: 3

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  • Massive Resistance, Panel 2

    Massive Resistance, Panel 2

    A conference was held marking the 50th anniversary of the 1959 end of Massive Resistance, Virginia’s campaign to circumvent the public school…

  • Virginia Gubernatorial Inauguration

    Virginia Gubernatorial Inauguration

    Virginia Governor Timothy Kaine was sworn into office at the Colonial Capitol in Williamsburg. Virginia Supreme Court Chief Justice…

  • Conference of Chief Justices

    Conference of Chief Justices

    Chief Justice of the United States William Rehnquist joined the chief justices from state supreme courts around the nation…

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